Global patent index - EP 0994439 A2

EP 0994439 A2 2000-04-19 - IC card

Title (en)

IC card

Title (de)

Chipkarte

Title (fr)

Carte à puce

Publication

EP 0994439 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 99120322 A

Priority

JP 29057298 A

Abstract (en)

An IC card capable of reliably determining an authentic user of an IC card and improving the security. Provision of a fingerprint image taker for detecting the fingerprint image of a finger, a fingerprint data storage unit for storing and holding the fingerprint data of a specific finger, a data input/output controller and a high frequency block 8 for performing the input and output of data between the IC card and an apparatus without contact, and a fingerprint data comparator for comparing the detected fingerprint data with the stored fingerprint data and permitting the input/output of the data to/from the outside apparatus only where the two coincide. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06K 19/07

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06K 19/07 (2006.01); B42D 15/10 (2006.01); G06K 19/06 (2006.01); G06K 19/073 (2006.01); G06K 19/10 (2006.01); G07F 7/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G07F 7/1008 (2013.01); G06K 19/07354 (2013.01); G06K 19/10 (2013.01); G06Q 20/341 (2013.01); G06Q 20/355 (2013.01); G06Q 20/40145 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0994439 A2 20000419; JP 2000123144 A 20000428

INPADOC legal status

2002-11-06 [18W] WITHDRAWN

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- Date of withdrawal: 20020830

2000-04-19 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2000-04-19 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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